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English, Literature Emphasis BA

Department of English

English, Literature Emphasis BA
Course Number and TitleCredits
ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing3
ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research3
UF 100 Intellectual Foundations3
UF 200 Civic and Ethical Foundations3
DLM Mathematics3-4
DLN Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
DLN Natural, Physical, and Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
DLV Visual and Performing Arts3
DLL Literature and Humanities (credits to be taken from a language other than English)3-4
DLS Social Sciences course3
DLS Social Sciences course in a second field3
ENGL 198 Introduction to English Studies1
ENGL 267 Survey of British Literature to 17903
ENGL 268 Survey of British Literature: 1790-Present3
CID ENGL 275 Methods of Literary Studies3
ENGL 277 Survey of American Literature: Beginnings to Civil War3
ENGL 278 Survey of American Literature: Civil War to Present3
ENGL 304 Argument3
ENGL 393 Literary Criticism and Theory3
ENGL 424 Advanced Topics in Literature6
FF ENGL 498 Senior Seminar in Literature1
Choose two courses from the following:
ENGL 201 Nonfiction Writing
ENGL 202 Technical Communication
ENGL 204 Writing Creative Nonfiction
ENGL 205 Poetry Writing
ENGL 206 Fiction Writing
ENGL 324 Topics in Rhetoric and Composition
ENGL 329 Grammar, Style, and Writing
ENGL 401 Advanced Nonfiction Writing
LING 301 History of the English Language
LING 305 Introduction to Language Studies
6
Choose one course from
ENGL 390 Ethnic Literature
ENGL 395 Women Writers
ENGL 396 Postcolonial Literature
3
300-level literature courses9
Additional credits in same language other than English taken for DLL3-4
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits9-15
Electives to total 120 credits21-23
Total120
Students considering graduate work in English are advised to reach a level of competency in a foreign language equivalent to two years of college-level work.
All courses used toward the English degree must be passed with a grade of C- or higher.